Updated 08/05/2021 17:12
The official news that Lionel Messi is leaving Barcelona had a strong impact around the world and, although the club has already announced it, there is so far no
statement from the Argentine star
It is known that, many times, the women of the players act as spokespersons for their soccer husbands - or there are even some who come out to speak even when they are advised against.
So the world media carefully searched for what Antonela Roccuzzo had said hours before.
Messi's wife does not usually make bombastic statements and cultivates a low profile despite being active on her social media.
Therefore, his last Instagram post, gave more room to speculation than to certainty.
About 22 hours before Rosario wrote "
" ("My team") along with a photo of her with her husband and their three children: Thiago, Mateo and Ciro.
The image was from the holidays they enjoyed in Ibiza.
Antonela Roccuzzo's post on Instagram.
Although this does not seem to be the case of a disguised preannouncement, what there is no doubt is that, in this context and with the most shocking news of the sport recently revealed, Antonela's words
gave rise to multiple interpretations
of fans and followers.
The announcement and the holidays
Barcelona announced through a statement that Lionel Messi will no longer play at the club, in which they assure that, despite having the renewal agreed with the footballer, they will not be able to carry it out due to
"economic and structural obstacles
The unexpected news is anachronistic and surprises even more.
It comes at a time when all the pieces seemed to have fit together to leave the
ghosts of the break
and sign the extension of the bond that would allow us to travel together the final stretch of an unforgettable race.
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These days, Messi has rarely been seen so open to showing his family's intimacy as on the idyllic vacations in Florida, United States, and Ibiza, Spain, which he enjoyed after winning the Copa América.
After becoming champion in Brazil, La Pulga traveled to Florida for a few days with his family, which also included his parents and one of his brothers.
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